Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Two Stereoview Cards of Naughty Ladies, circa 1880s. Naughty is in the eye of the beholder, and this sample of risqué stereocards covers the full range. In the first, a fully dressed woman stands in her bedroom lifting her long skirt to the knee, to reveal a glimpse of bloomers and one high-topped shoe. In the second, a nearly naked woman sits on a chaise in a provocative pose. Stereocard mounts do not reveal the subjects' nor the photographers' names, but the legend "X158 In the Privacy of Her Boudoir" is printed along the lower edge of the first image described above. From the Emory A. Cantey Western Collection.

    Condition: Mount cards show the usual wear; heavy crease at upper left of first image. Generally fine.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,617

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold on Jan 24, 2009 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 25 days left to consign to the 2021 July 31 Guitars and Musical Instruments Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search